The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 35 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.17% 1.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.02% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £263 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% -5.55%
HTTP
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 54 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.74% 17.82% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 27
Average daily rate £393 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 13
Average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +47.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the Cambridge region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Cambridge region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP.

1 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) Perl
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Bash Shell
4 12 (66.67%) JSON
4 12 (66.67%) REST
5 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
5 11 (61.11%) Python
6 10 (55.56%) C
6 10 (55.56%) C++
6 10 (55.56%) SSL
6 10 (55.56%) Internet
6 10 (55.56%) 802.15
6 10 (55.56%) X.509
6 10 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (55.56%) Bluetooth
6 10 (55.56%) Ajax
6 10 (55.56%) ZigBee
6 10 (55.56%) 802.1X
7 8 (44.44%) Internet of Things
8 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
9 5 (27.78%) High Availability
10 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (22.22%) Smart Meter
10 4 (22.22%) Line Management
10 4 (22.22%) Mentoring

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) BigMachines
1 1 (5.56%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 10 (55.56%) 802.15
2 10 (55.56%) Bluetooth
2 10 (55.56%) Internet
2 10 (55.56%) SSL
2 10 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (55.56%) X.509
2 10 (55.56%) ZigBee
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) BGP
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) Junos
4 3 (16.67%) OSPF
4 3 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Bower
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Grunt
1 1 (5.56%) gulp
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.56%) Protractor
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Web Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Django Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 12 (66.67%) JSON
3 12 (66.67%) REST
4 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
5 10 (55.56%) 802.1X
5 10 (55.56%) Ajax
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) Java EE
7 2 (11.11%) Middleware
7 2 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (5.56%) CSS3
8 1 (5.56%) Django
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (5.56%) jQuery
8 1 (5.56%) LAMP
8 1 (5.56%) Mason
8 1 (5.56%) mod_perl
8 1 (5.56%) RESTful
8 1 (5.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Internet of Things
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.56%) Biology
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) High Availability
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) Perl
3 13 (72.22%) Bash Shell
4 11 (61.11%) Python
5 10 (55.56%) C
5 10 (55.56%) C++
6 4 (22.22%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) PHP
8 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) Siebel
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